January 6, 2014

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9:00 am to 9:50 am
Arboriculture Growing Healthy Trees Prevents Pest Problems Dr. David Smitley
Michigan State University
Gen NEXT State Of The Industry Chuck Bowen
Lawn & Landscape Magazine
Grower Pollinator Protection Brian Rowe
Michigan Department of Agriculture & Rural Development
Landscape Design/Build The Design Maintenance Connection Dr. Robert Schutzki
Michigan State University
Plants What’s New in the World of Irises? Kelly Norris
Greater Des Moines Botanical Garden
Retail Social media – No! Customer Communication Judy Sharpton
Growing Places Marketing
Turf & Landscape Management The Design Maintenance Connection Dr. Robert Schutzki
Michigan State University
10:00 am to 10:50 am
Arboriculture Trees And Turf: Learning To Live Together Dr. Bert Cregg
Michigan State University
Gen NEXT Pencils Down! Going Paperless in the Landscape Industry Kirk Wagner, Beth Blaylock
Upstream Waters Landscape, Inc.
Grower Keeping It Cool: The Challenges Of Overwintering Plants In Michigan Dr. R. Thomas Fernandez
Michigan State University
Landscape Design/Build Create An Ownership Culture Jeffrey Scott
Jeffrey Scott!
Plants Rapid Drive - 7 Years Into The Development of Coastal Maine Botanical Gardens Rodney Eason
Coastal Maine Botanical Gardens
Retail Staff Training That Starts With Staff Strengths Judy Sharpton
Growing Places Marketing
Turf & Landscape Management Trees And Turf: Learning To Live Together Dr. Bert Cregg
Michigan State University
11:00 am to 11:50 am
Arboriculture Tree Planting: How To Ensure Failure In 3 Easy Steps Dr. Bert Cregg
Michigan State University
Gen NEXT The Latest in Cutting-Edge Technology for Leading-Edge Green Industry Companies Chris Heiler
LandscapeLeadership.com
Grower The Workforce: Back to the Future Craig Regelbrugge
AmericanHort (formerly ANLA)
Landscape Design/Build Tree Planting; How To Ensure Failure In 3 Easy Steps Dr. Bert Cregg
Michigan State University
Plants New Flowering Shrubs: The Journey to Market Tim Wood
Spring Meadow Nursery, Inc.
Retail Retail Redesign and Rejuvenation: No Lottery Winnings Required! Judy Sharpton
Growing Places Marketing
Turf & Landscape Management Pollinator Protection Brian Rowe
Michigan Department of Agriculture & Rural Development
12:00 pm to 4:00 pm
Educational Session Managing Your Business By The Numbers - Owners Financial Workshop Jeffrey Scott
Jeffrey Scott!
Educational Session Vander Kooi Foreman Training & Lunch Charles Vander Kooi
Vander Kooi and Associates, Inc.
1:00 pm to 1:50 pm
Arboriculture The AB’s And B’s Of “-iotic”: Diagnosing Plant Problems Dr. Hannah Mathers
The Ohio State University
Gen NEXT Attract Qualified Leads and Close More Customers With Inbound Marketing Chris Heiler
LandscapeLeadership.com
Grower The AB’s And B’s Of “-iotic”: Diagnosing Plant Problems Dr. Hannah Mathers
The Ohio State University
Landscape Design/Build Patterns And Rhythms Of Nature That Inspire Japanese Garden Design Tim Gruner
Anderson Japanese Gardens
Plants There's More To Succulents Than Roofs Panayoti Kelaidis
Denver Botanic Gardens
Retail Smart Landscaping To Prevent The Escape Of Aquatic Invasive Species Linda Whitlock
MSU Extension - Kalamazoo County
Turf & Landscape Management The AB’s And B’s Of “-iotic”: Diagnosing Plant Problems Dr. Hannah Mathers
The Ohio State University
2:00 pm to 2:50 pm
Arboriculture Trunk Injection: How To Improve The Efficiency Of Injected Compounds In Trees Srđan Aćimović
Michigan State University
Gen NEXT Smart Gardening Dr. David Smitley, Rebecca Finneran, Mary Wilson
Michigan State University
Grower “Dirty Deeds Done Dirt Cheap”-er: Container Nursery Weed Control Dr. Hannah Mathers
The Ohio State University
Landscape Design/Build Basic Soils James Urban
Urban Trees + Soils
Plants The Artistic Use Of Rocks Panayoti Kelaidis
Denver Botanic Gardens
Retail Smart Gardening Dr. David Smitley, Rebecca Finneran, Mary Wilson
Michigan State University
2:00 pm to 4:00 pm
Irrigation, Turf & Landscape Management Basics Of 2-Wire Irrigation Technology Dan Veltema
Spring Brook Supply
3:00 pm to 3:50 pm
Arboriculture Nursery Practices And Specifying Trees James Urban
Urban Trees + Soils
Gen NEXT Organically Plant, Cultivate & Grow Your Social Media Presence in 2014 Jan Bills
Two Women and a Hoe
Grower Nursery Practices And Specifying Trees James Urban
Urban Trees + Soils
Landscape Design/Build Nursery Practices And Specifying Trees James Urban
Urban Trees + Soils
Plants Chic Plants for Modern Gardens: A Commentary on New Plants Kelly Norris
Greater Des Moines Botanical Garden
Retail Chic Plants for Modern Gardens: A Commentary on New Plants Kelly Norris
Greater Des Moines Botanical Garden
4:00 pm to 4:30 pm
Using MNLA's Plant Michigan Green Website To Increase Your Sales George Atkinson
Auxano Group